My wipers on my 1998 Ford f150 just quick working , I can here the motor working but the wipers do not move, any ideal what it could be.
Ford f150 4.6Already Tried: I remove the ice build up around the wipers but they still do not work there is limited movement if I move by hand.They were working a couple of days ago with no problems.
Were the wiindshield wipers by any chance recently frozen to the window?
Reply to Chris (aka- Moose)'s Post: yes
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the wiper arms sound like they are trying to move the wipers.
You need to use a flashlight and turn on the wipers and see if you see the shafts turning which the wiper arms attach to.
Reply to Chris (aka- Moose)'s Post: yes that would be great.Thanks
ca.n not see the shafts from under the hood do I need to remove the out side wiper grill to see the shafts39450.8435976505
Here is how to remove the majority of it